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All reviews beautiful church blue color bell tower free entrance worth a visit st michael sunny day take pictures walk around independence square domes interior gold chanting icons sophia altar
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Reviewed yesterday

This Cathedral is definitely worth visiting while in Kiev. It is absolutely gorgeous inside and has a cozy and a quite territory to enjoy peace and reflect. This is not a touristy place as people genuinely come here to worship. Great experience! No photos inside...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank anastasia895
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is another one of the must see cathedrals in Kiev. If you visit St. Sophia’s cathedral, you will be able to see this one from the bell tower. It is a quick visit and no entrance fee.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank viaggiatoredodici
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful place to visit. My visit to Kiev would have not been as meaningful had I not seen this.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jim F
Reviewed 1 week ago

It looks nice from the distance, but when you come closer and get inside you see it looks a bit fakey. Then you google the information and realize that the original cathedral was demolished and what is behind your eyes is a reproduction built from...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank bonobo37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful Cathederal in the most spectacular colours. What´s not to like about it. So well worth a visit

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tracey V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must do in Kiev and definitely worth climbing the tower in the front to take the "aerial" picture or it is hard to fit this beauty in pictures. The inside art is stunning and one can tell the age of the decor. Females should...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ohmtina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit when a service is taking place. The church is stunning and the sacred music adds to the experience of a living place of worship. Don't worry if you are not Orthodox, just be respectful as you would in any place of worship. Ladies should...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nigel T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very picturesque, especially in the snow. Interior is beautiful as well. Lots of great religions art. Visit weekdays when there aren't many tourists.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank UAprofessor
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I came here during a free walking tour and was pleased we did as it was so beautiful! Inside is very ornate and highly decorated. I recommend a visit if you're in Kiev. But you can't take photos, which isn't so much fun.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CuriousCatticus
Reviewed February 16, 2019

you cannot visit Kiev without seeing this beautiful cathedral. Very central and easy to get to. The mosaics on the inside are as beautiful as the outside of this church.

Date of experience: October 2018
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